Category: Memoirs in Poetry

Acrostic for Library

L ove of literature
I nspires countless
B eautiful hours of
R eading many
A uthors, and sometimes
R ereading beloved books
Y early

Ellen Grace Olinger

WestWard Quarterly, The Magazine of Family Reading
Fall 2018

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Karl took these photos at our Oostburg Public Library on July 1, 2018.

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purple

purple
in the mostly green garden
Autumn Joy Sedum

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Photo by Karl

Haiku by Ellen Grace Olinger

Two Poems

clouds with some blue
outside my study window
some days God seems so clear
other days I must dwell more deeply
in my reading of the Psalms

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writing and reading
I don’t see the dust

then seeing
I remember

and know He does not forget
and understands

with Love

Psalm 103: 14 (KJV)
For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth we are dust.

Poems from my Archives
Ellen Grace Olinger

trees

Simple Tree Drawings are courtesy of Reusable Art.

after many

after many
good conversations
one bird
sings the day
to sunset

From 2010

Ellen Grace Olinger